October 21, 2014
While rumors about Mayada al Hinnawi selling her music copyrights are on wild fire, she's busy making music with Joe Raed!
The EU on Tuesday added a total of 16 Syrians including 12 ministers to a new sanctions list due to the continuing war by Assad's regime.
10 things to know about the Kurds, the PKK, and the struggle that's bigger than Kobani.
Noam Chomsky shares his thoughts on the rise of the Islamic State, the most recent Gaza offensive, and US policy in the region.
British drones have been moved from Afghanistan to hit Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria following 10 air strikes carried out by UK forces in the region.
Clashes between Kurdish fighters and the Islamic State continued in the besieged Syrian border town of Kobani late Monday.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reaffirmed his country's support against terrorism while receiving Lebanese deputy-prime minister and Defense Minister Samir Moqbel on Sunday in Tehran.
October 20, 2014
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has characterized the Kurdish solution process as "national, domestic and unique. As it is a product of the sons of this land, it must be protected against external influences."
Turkey announced Monday that it is now helping Iraqi Kurdish fighters cross its border with Syria.
In a tactical shift, the United States has started dropping small arms and supplies to Kobani's besieged defenders.
IS casualties are piling up as the battle for Kobani rages on.
A car bomb in Damascus killed two men and injured a Syrian opposition commander Sunday night.
The UN estimates that there are currently 1.6 million Syrian refugees in Turkey.
October 19, 2014
Hard-line Jordanian Salafists Omar Mahdi Zeidan and Saad Hneity have joined the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Syria.
Kurdish forces reportedly recaptured parts of Kobani, the strategically important Syrian border town, over the weekend.